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“excellent quality bar food!” 4 of 5 stars
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Buffalo Wing Factory
45529 W Church Rd Ste 106, Sterling, VA 20164-9329
(703) 406-0505
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Ranked #39 of 203 restaurants in Sterling
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northern virginia
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“excellent quality bar food!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

the food is really good & the beer is really cold, but my favorite thing is that they don't rush you! no matter how busy they are, they let you enjoy yourself until you are ready to leave. we eat at buffalo wing factory about once a week...we don't frequent any other place that regularly. (by the way, we eat at the ashburn location...but there is no listing for them on the tripadvisor site.)

  • Visited April 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Centreville, Virginia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
“Consistently Good Wings”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

I have been going to this place for about 10 years. After having not visited for some time, I was hopeful that the BWF had remained as good as I remembered. I was not disappointed! Their chicken menu remains the best of its type I have ever seen, the servers are prompt, polite and helpful, and their beer selections are excellent and always evolving. It is all too common for wings et al. to be cooked to death at many restaurants. The BWF never makes this mistake. The chicken is always tender and juicy. While not fancy, this remains a great place to go for a weekend lunch with friends, family or even alone. Do be careful about the Flatliners--they will melt your face!

  • Visited February 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Sterling, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Awsome wings!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2012 via mobile

I like the chicken wings @this place they are cheap and you cant beat flavor 100% awsome

    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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35 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 40 cities Reviews in 40 cities
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
“Best REAL Buffalo Wings”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2011

If you're in the DC area, this small chain of restaurants has the best Buffalo wings outside of Buffalo.
This Sterling location is the original location and is set in a small strip mall that is kind of hard to get to since the streets around it have been made into highways and a large over-pass bridge, but once you get to the restaurant it is well worth it. There are usually drink and food specials each evening, to include an "all-you-can-eat" wing night. The wings range in flavor anywhere from mild, to traditional hot Buffalo sauce, to the the "flat liner." They also have other flavors such as spicy ranch and general Tso's. I have never been dissatisfied. The menu also has an extensive sandwich and appetizer list for anyone who doesn't want wings as a full meal. This place also has a full bar and many TV's for watching games. Great for families, happy hours, or just coming to enjoy a meal.
I love this place, and being from Buffalo, NY myself, I can attest to the authenticity of their wings and Buffalo wing sauce.

  • Visited September 2011
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Sterling, Virginia
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15 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
“Best Wings in DC Area!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2009

Always have a great time here. Not too pricey and the wings are the best you can find around here. Pizza is also awesome. Nice hole in the wall type feeling. Highly recommend.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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